Specialist Hosting Solutions for Defence

The security of intelligence and information for the armed forces and the defence industry that supports them is paramount.  Increased expectations to deliver cost efficiencies, make better decisions faster and ensuring accurate and timely communications are just some of the challenges facing the digital transformation of the defence sector.

Pioneering the use of the Internet for sharing protectively marked information, UKFast have a long and successful history of developing information security solutions for MoD project teams and the wider defence community.

Working with the suppliers to MoD to develop and deliver new technologies and services such as artificial intelligence based data analysis, data mining and collaboration to improve capability management and strategic decision making.

Over the last 19 years of working with the MoD, UKFast are proud to provide a wide range of secure information solutions that are in operational use from in-theatre through the entire supply chain - wherever reliable, secure access to information is needed.

Adhering with the codes of connection, and accredited by the Defence Assurance and Information Security (DAIS) team, our dedicated private cloud infrastructures are connected to the MoD networks via (GC) RLI/SMI, enabling access to a range of cloud hosted services.

Empowering the defence industry by connecting partners and organisations of all sizes, who have a need or desire to work together with the MoD; to support existing platforms and services and develop the next generation of military equipment & technologies.

Our secure UK based data centres ensure data sovereignty, with resilient DR and High Availability (HA) solutions available, backed by our award-winning UK based support.  Our system administrators and data centre team are SC cleared, to assure that your data remains secure at-rest and in-transit.

We are committed to providing a secure, affordable and cutting-edge cloud, hosting, and information security solutions to the defence industry.

Who we work with

Royal Air Force
Royal Navy
Ultra Electronics


  • Accredited by Defence Assurance & Information Security

  • Protective monitoring compliant with NCSC GPG-13GC

  • GC (RLI) & Internet Connectivity

  • Independent Security Testing by CHECK teams

  • Cyber Essentials Plus

  • UK data sovereignty

  • ISO 27001 certified

  • Vetted SC cleared personnel

Public Sector Success Stories

  • UK-based, government and ISO-certified data centres
  • G-Cloud 12 framework
  • Scalable for future growth
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Health Education
Yorkshire and the Humber

  • Delivering a secure e-learning environment to over 250,000 NHS employees.
  • Compliant with the NHS Digital information governance standards.
  • Resilient and reliable solution with 100% network uptime guarantee
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Shuttleworth College
  • Providing a scalable Moodle based e-learning solution incorporating enterprise applications.
  • Fast & efficient turnaround.
  • Integrated home & school learning.
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Certifications and Industry Compliance

Crown Commercial Service
Cyber Essentials
HSCN Approved Supplier
ISO 9001
ISO 27001

Your solution is only ever housed in our government and ISO-certified, ultra-secure data centres managed by security cleared personnel. And as an exclusively UK-based company, public sector hosting with UKFast offers guaranteed data sovereignty. UKFast is a government approved supplier through the G-Cloud 12 framework and RM3825 dynamic purchasing system.

Certified to the required standards to work with government including: 
Cyber Essentials Plus, ISO 27001, ISO 27017, ISO 27018, ISO 9001, ISO 22301 and ISO 14001.

Let's talk

Speak to a public sector expert on 0800 458 4545

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